10 Tactics We Used to Speed Up Our ITBusinessEdge.com Site - Slide 9

Email     |     Share  
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11
Next Page Construction-9 Next

Page Construction

Steve used a NSFW expletive to describe how most webmasters would react to this little piece of advice, but do it anyway. We found a few third-party widgets that simply weren't doing anybody any good, and now they are gone. We've also found a few things tied into proprietary code that we can't tweak right now, but we know they are there at least. Nothing's perfect-know your flaws.

HardinOur Ken-Hardin sat down with our technology VPs at IT Business Edge, Troy Atwood and Steve Hardin, to discuss the steps we’ve taken over the past several months to move up about 35 percentile points in Google’s site-speed ranking – which we think is pretty good.

Some of the tactics involve infrastructure, some are basic housekeeping, and some are still in the works, but overall we’ve found that optimizing site performance is an ongoing initiative that you never entirely master.

Related Topics : Bandwidth Management, Network Performance Management, Web Traffic Analysis

More Slideshows

IT_Man70-290x195 CIOs and CMOs: Creating a Positive Online Customer Experience

Six key issues that CIOs and CMOs are collaborating on to preserve positive online customer experiences and protect their businesses. ...  More >>

CatchpointAPM0x Rethinking Application Performance in the Digital Business Era

If customers have a poor experience with a brand, they don't care who or what third-party element may be the cause; it is the brand itself that will take the reputation hit. ...  More >>

Web7-190x128 Is Website Obesity Slowing Down Your Site?

While fatter websites provide a richer user experience with higher quality images, content and personalization, they come at the cost of performance. ...  More >>

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.